Two naxals were killed in the Morchul forest in Dhanora taluka of Gadchiroli district, Maharashtra when the C-60 Commando squad of the Gadchiroli police was conducting an anti-Naxal operation on Thursday morning. The Naxals opened fire on the police. In the counterfire by Police the Naxals fled through the dense forest.
After inspecting the spot, the police found the bodies of 2 Naxals. Deputy Inspector General of Police Sandeep Patil said that investigation is underway to verify the identity of deceased naxals.